Adult-use Marijuana Establishment License Applications and Review Status
State law requires the adult-use cannabis industry in Massachusetts to include participation by small and large participants. The Cannabis Control Commission (Commission) offers applicants of all sizes the opportunity to contribute through a wide range of licenses types, including Marijuana Cultivators, Craft Marijuana Cooperatives, Product Manufacturers, Marijuana Retailers, Marijuana Research Facilities, Independent Testing Laboratories and Standard Laboratories, Marijuana Transporters, and Microbusinesses.
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Please note that all data is self-reported.
Adult-use Marijuana Establishment License Applications by Status
Adult-use Marijuana Establishment License Applications by Priority Status
Massachusetts state law requires priority review of certain adult-use Marijuana Establishment license applications. These include Medical Marijuana Treatment Centers (previously known as Registered Marijuana Dispensaries), which serve patients under the Medical Use of Marijuana Program, and Certified Economic Empowerment Applicants, which have demonstrated residency in, or experience or business practices that promote economic empowerment in, communities that were disproportionately impacted by previous marijuana enforcement.